Dental Staff

Lake View Dental Associates staff

We have an amazing staff with years of experience in caring for people just like you. All our professionals at Lake View Dental Associates maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay on top of the latest trends in dentistry.


Ashley L

Ashley L., RDH moved to Chicago in 2016 from Rockford.  She loves the busy city life here and the vast variety of restaurants that Chicago has to offer.  Her favorite indulgence is Laos food.  Ashley also loves to spend time with her family and friends, and enjoys being active and travelling.  Ashley’s bubbly personality is sure to keep your hygiene visit a wonderful experience!






Gabriella B

Gabriella B., RDH , has been in the dental field for 15 years and graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Dental Hygiene from Kennedy King College at the University of Illinois in Chicago. Gabi was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela, and graduated from dental school there in 2000. She moved to Chicago in 2002 with her husband and was certified as a registered dental hygienist here. She has a strong passion for dentistry with a gentle touch that will keep you comfortable during your dental visit.

Gabi currently lives in Oak Park with her husband and two kids. During summer breaks, they enjoy vacationing to Caribbean destinations so they can relax and enjoy the beach together. Gabi has backyard and butterfly gardens that she sets up every spring. She also enjoys yoga, crochet, and wheel throwing pottery. Gabi’s go-getter personality is a perfect addition to our office!



Juliette M.

Juliette M.,  joined Lake View Dental Associates as a dental assistant in 2002 and is currently the office manager. Juliette’s warm smile greets patients as soon as they enter the office. Juliette keeps the office running while making sure that all patients’ needs and expectations are met. She loves helping others and her job brings her great confidence, happiness, and satisfaction.

Juliette lives on the Northwest side of Chicago. She loves warm weather and relaxing in the sun, reading, and spending time with her family. She also enjoys a good adrenaline rush and fulfills the need by jet skiing, snowmobiling, riding roller coasters, and watching cage fighting.




Sarah

Sarah G., joined our team in August 2018 as our financial coordinator.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies from NorthEastern University and is certified in CPR and also medical coding.  Her role as the financial coordinator is to make your visit with us as financially hassle free as possible.

Sarah enjoys reading and watching murder mysteries, one of her favorites is Murder, She Wrote.  She also enjoys cooking and experimenting with new dishes and spending time with her family and two cats, Dixie and Gus Gus.  She loves tacos! 



Krystina

Krystina H., joined us at Lake View Dental Associates in 2012 as a dental assistant and is now our insurance coordinator. She had previous dental assisting experience and has been in the field for about four years before coming here.   She is CPR certified and holds certificates in sealant/coronal polishing, nitrous oxide monitoring,  radiation health safety, infection control, and general chair side certifications.  Krystina’s friendly personality keeps all of our patients feeling at ease during dental visits. She prefers to see the brighter side of things, and always has a smile on her face.

Krystina was born, raised, and still resides on the Northwest side of Chicago.  She enjoys cooking and baking (occasionally), nature walks, water parks and anything with her two year old son, Ethan!



Priya

Priya S.,  joined us in July of 2019 and is a certified Dental Assistant and also has certifications in coronal polishing and sealants, basic life support, and anesthesia.  She has been in the dental field for over 7 years.  She loves to assist during general procedures and surgeries and finds that it keeps her frequently learning new things.  She has a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from India.

Priya enjoys traveling for adventure, sports, visiting museums, and taking long random drives.  She is also an avid reader and loves watching movies.  Priya was born in Gujarat, India and moved to the United States in 2018.  Before moving to Chicago, she lived in Cary, North Carolina for some time.  




Anto

Antonella G.,  is a dental assistant and has been in the dental field for over ten years.  She joined Lake View Dental Associates in September 2019.  Antonella is originally from Caracas, Venezuela and was a dentist there before moving to Miami, Florida in 2018.

Antonella has a bubbly, yet calm, personality that helps ease patients and surpass any fears you may have of the dental office.  She loves to travel and loves the heat.  She enjoys going to the beach and relaxing in the sun.  Her favorite food is Venezuelan arepas and tequenos.  She has two dogs that are really cute and also really noisy. 




Andrea G

Andrea G., has been in the dental field since July 2014. She started working at Lake View Dental Associates in November of 2015 when she moved to Chicago. Andrea was raised in Danville, IL and has her Associates in Biology from Danville Area Community College. Andrea loves getting to know all of our patients and is able to keep patients calm and comfortable during dental visits.

Andrea has a passion for hiking, walking, and going to new places. She also enjoys spending time with her family and volunteering time at animal shelters. She reads books on her downtime and loves learning new fun and exciting things. She is looking forward to further exploring the city of Chicago and getting to learn all of the things the city has to offer!



Vicky W

Vicky W., is a dental assistant at Lake View Dental Associates and has been here since May of 2016. She has 4 prior years of dental assisting experience, and also has a Bachelors in Finance from the University of Iowa. Vicky enjoys helping patients and is great at making them feel comfortable about the procedures they are in for.

Vicky has two kids, a boy and a girl. She was born in China, and immigrated to the United States in 1997. She has lived in Ann Arbor and in Iowa City before settling down in Chicago. Vicky speaks Mandarin and English fluently, and is familiar with the difference of Chinese and American education and culture. Some of Vicky’s favorite hobbies are travel, tennis, cooking, and reading novels.